Apr 292015
 

By Sam Conner The Winslow Bulldogs got two big wins over Show Low and Holbrook last week. The Bulldogs got by the Cougars 11-2 on Wednesday at Show Low and topped the Holbrook Roadrunners 11-5 at home on Friday. The victories improved Winslow’s record to 12-11-1 with only two games left in the regular season. Read More…






Apr 292015
 

By Greg Perkins The Snowflake Lobos went 2-1 in the games played in their second to last week of the regular season. Those three games were decided by a combined total of just four runs, with wins over Blue Ridge and Safford sandwiched around a loss to Holbrook. Last Tuesday’s home game with Blue Ridge Read More…






Apr 292015
 

By Greg Perkins The Joseph City Wildcats won’t be headed to the post-season, but they did sweep both games of their doubleheader at Rock Point last Wednesday, which moved their overall regular season record to 8-7 with just Monday’s final game of the season against St. Johns left on the schedule for this year. The Read More…






Apr 292015
 

By Greg Perkins With just two regular season games left on the schedule the Lady Lobos know they are headed to the state softball tournament and could be in line for a first round bye, depending on the outcome of their final two games. Snowflake backed up a 12-2 win over Blue Ridge last Tuesday Read More…






Apr 292015
 

By Sam Conner The Winslow Bulldogs evened their record at 11-11-1 with wins over Alchesay and Blue Ridge. The Bulldogs beat the Alchesay Falcons 10-0 April 18 in Whiteriver, then edged the Blue Ridge Yellowjackets 10-9 on April 20 in Winslow. Kuster Kinlicheenie got the win over Alchesay, working three innings and not allowing a Read More…






Apr 292015
 

By Greg Perkins Joseph City’s Lady Wildcats swept both games of their doubleheader at Rock Point last Wednesday by a combined score of 49-7. In the first outing the Cats opened things up early, scoring 10 runs in the first inning. They nearly matched that total in the second with nine more, then put the finishing Read More…






Apr 292015
 

By Sam Conner The Winslow High School girls finished sixth at the Winslow Invitational track meet held last weekend, while the Winslow boys finished 10th. Snowflake won the boys’ meet with 122 points to second place Payson’s 91. Blue Ridge was a distant third with 54 points, followed by Round Valley with 51; Chinle, 43; Read More…






Apr 292015
 

By Naomi Hatch The April 21 public hearing on the proposed intergovernmental agreement (IGA) between Taylor and Snowflake combining the fire departments and ambulance brought up the question of a fire district. A fire district would require a vote of the people, which would include approval to tax all property and business owners. Approximately two Read More…






Apr 292015
 

The lead story in the April 24 edition of The Tribune-News focused on the selection of Mike Budenholzer of the Atlanta Hawks as NBA Coach of the year, but information on his background included an error. The story noted that Budenholzer was the Holbrook Roadrunners’ all-time leading scorer. Although he held that title for 19 Read More…






Apr 292015
 
Russell Begaye Is Elected  Navajo Nation President

Photo courtesy of Karis Begaye Navajo Nation President-elect Russell Begaye (left) and Vice President-elect Jonathan Nez (right) will be sworn into office on May 12.   By Linda Kor After a nearly five month delay of the election, businessman Russell Begaye was elected president of the Navajo Nation, with District I Navajo County Supervisor Jonathan Read More…